I was surprised and delighted -- to use the Starbucks term -- when I learned that the free-refills policy kicked in today. The Pike Place Roast was flowing and the baristas in the Evanston stores seemed charged up. And how was your 04.08.08? Unruly (or well-behaved?) crowds for the free coffees? What's happening in your stores? (Here are photos from NYC's Bryant Park, where the Starbucks Pike Place store was replicated (and Howard Schultz made an appearance).